Eugenia Canas Memorial Award in Health Equity
Established by a generous donation from Helene Berman & Mark Flink, Nadine Wathen & Family, and many generous friends of Eugenia Canas, this award will be provided annually to a student enrolled full-time in a graduate program in Health Information Science. Preference will be given to a student from an equity-deserving group and/or a student who is conducting research in health equity with a preference for students conducting research involving youth.
Douglas L. English Memorial Bursary
Shirleyan English, MA'62 (Journalism), established the Douglas L. English Memorial Bursary to be awarded to a student in the Master of Media in Journalism & Communication (MMJC) program. The award was established in memory of Douglas Land English, who was a journalist for more than 60 years. He had a diverse career, mostly in print journalism, which was his passion. He was a prize-winning writer who delighted in telling stories of his travels, many of which were published during his time as Travel Editor at the London Free Press. Shirleyan English is herself a published author, having co-written Onion Skins and Peach Fuzz: Memories of Ontario Farmerettes in 2019. She currently lives in London, Ontario.